Facility Duty Manager


Like any organisation, it’s the people that make the difference – Are you ready for the challenge?

About Cockburn ARC

Here at Cockburn ARC we strive for excellence. We aren’t satisfied with settling for the industry standard, so we search for innovation, best practice and strive to succeed in everything we do. We’re flexible, hardworking, committed and not afraid to push boundaries to go that extra mile for our colleagues. We’re focused on service, placing the customer in the middle of our decision making and aspire for outstanding service that people talk about, whilst smiling for free.

Our employees are always encouraged to become the best they can be through growth, education and opportunities. It doesn’t just take determination and commitment to do what we do – it’s that spark and drive to achieve our vision of getting more people, more active, more often that truly changes lives and contributes to health and wellbeing to over 1.4 million visitors per annum.

About the City of Cockburn

Cockburn is one of the major coastal cities found in the state of Western Australia. With a current population of over 116,000, the City is dynamic, rapidly growing and an exciting place to be.

Situated just 22km south of the Perth CBD, Cockburn boasts an amazing coastline, beautiful beaches and parks, and is supported by a rich mix of community facilities and diverse employment opportunities.

About the Position

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic, motivated and customer focused individual to join Cockburn ARC’s Operations team as a Facility Duty Manager. This position will assist in the delivery of a wide range of recreation activities and manage lifeguard services to ensure an exceptional customer experience at Cockburn ARC.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Previous supervisory experience in a multi-functional aquatic and recreation centre.
  • Previous experience in the technical management of pool plant equipment in a Group 1 Facility.
  • Exceptional people leadership skills including developing high performing teams, providing mentoring and coaching to support a positive team culture.
  • Proven ability to work and perform in a high paced, active environment.
  • Energetic and vibrant approach
  • Current qualifications in RLSS Pool Lifeguard, Pool Managers Certificate of Competency, Working with Children Check, LIWA Accreditation and Senior First Aid.

If you are looking to make a difference, we have a lot to offer.

This is an exciting opportunity for a customer centric and passionate person to make a valuable contribution in an industry leading facility. If you are an energetic and organised individual who has outstanding customer service skills, previous pool manager experience and a commitment to safety and facility presentation, then we want to hear from you!

Roster; 20 hours per week, working on a rotating roster, including early morning openings, late closes and weekend shifts.

Base hourly rate: $35 - $37.46/hr, plus 25% loading for Saturdays, and 50% loading for Sundays.